The table below looks at the statistics for OOD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OOD over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Rank 63 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OOD 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.20% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £43.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-7.51% +15.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
707 631 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 77.02% 77.52% 74.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 473 287
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 11
Average hourly rate £41.00 £25.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.00% -35.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

OOD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOD Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OOD
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OOD across the Bristol region.

OOD Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

OOD
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing OOD across the Bristol region.

OOD Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

OOD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD.

1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
4 9 (64.29%) Web Services
4 9 (64.29%) OOP
4 9 (64.29%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (64.29%) Internet
4 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
4 9 (64.29%) BDD
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Phone 7
4 9 (64.29%) Android
4 9 (64.29%) Kanban
4 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Phone
4 9 (64.29%) Mobile Payment
4 9 (64.29%) Android Development
4 9 (64.29%) User Experience
5 6 (42.86%) SQLite
5 6 (42.86%) C++
6 5 (35.71%) C
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
6 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Google
6 5 (35.71%) iPhone

OOD
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing OOD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OOD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQLite
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Robotium
1 5 (35.71%) Mechanoid
1 5 (35.71%) Robolectric
2 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Senior Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Android Developer
3 5 (35.71%) iOS Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior iOS Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Android Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) ActionBarSherlock
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 2 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 2 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (7.14%) UIKit
5 1 (7.14%) iOS SDK
5 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mobile Payment
1 9 (64.29%) User Experience
2 5 (35.71%) iPhone
2 5 (35.71%) iPad
3 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Phone
2 9 (64.29%) Android
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (64.29%) Kanban
4 9 (64.29%) BDD
4 9 (64.29%) Android Development
4 9 (64.29%) Unit Testing
4 9 (64.29%) E-Commerce
4 9 (64.29%) OOP
4 9 (64.29%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
5 5 (35.71%) iOS Development
6 2 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) C
2 5 (35.71%) Objective-C
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Appcelerator
2 1 (7.14%) Netbiscuits
2 1 (7.14%) Kony
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Volantis